UK Tennis success does not stop with Andy Murray

So, Andy Murray finally wins a Tennis Major, a wonderful achievement. After years of British struggle, however, it is far from our only recent success. The last two years have seen:

2011:
Wimbledon Men’s Doubles Winner (Jonathan Marray)
Wimbledon Boys’ Singles Runner-up (Liam Broady)
Wimbledon Boys’ Doubles Winner (George Morgan)
Wimbledon Boys’ Doubles Runner-up (Oliver Golding)
US Open Boys’ Singles winner (Oliver Golding)

2012:
Wimbledon Men’s Singles Runner-up (Andy Murray)
Wimbledon Men’s Doubles Winner (Jonathan Marray)
US Open Men’s Singles Winner (Andy Murray)
US Open Boys’ Doubles winner (Kyle Edmund)
US Open Boys’ Singles Runner-up (Liam Broady)
Australian Open Boys’ Doubles Winners (Liam Broady & Joshua Ward-Hibbert)
Olympic Games Men’s Singles Gold Medalist (Andy Murray)
Olympics Games Mixed Doubles Silver Medalists (Andy Murray & Laura Robson)

Plus 2008 Wimbledon Girls’ Singles winner Laura Robson and 2009 US Open Girls’ Singles Winner Heather Watson are now firmly placed in the Women’s Tour.

Things ain’t looking too bad…

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